What engine came in a 1954 Chrysler New Yorker?


Third generation
Engine 323.5 cu in (5.3 L) Spitfire Straight Eight 331 cu in (5.4 L) FirePower V8
Transmission 4-speed Presto-Matic 4-speed Fluid Drive
Wheelbase 131.5 in (3,340 mm) & 125.5 in (3,190 mm)

How long is a 1954 Chrysler New Yorker?

The 1954 Chrysler New Yorker measures 215.50 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 125.50 inches.

What is the size of the New Yorker magazine?

The New Yorker

Cover of the first issue, with the figure of dandy Eustace Tilley, created by Rea Irvin
Frequency 47 per year
Format 77⁄8 by 103⁄4 inches (200 mm × 273 mm)
Publisher Condé Nast
Total circulation (December 2019) 1,231,715

What is Jim Lahey’s car?

1978 Chrysler New Yorker
Lahey’s Car: 1978 Chrysler New Yorker.

Where can I find a 1955 Chrysler New Yorker for sale?

But beyond that, this 1955 Chrysler New Yorker St. Regis, which is located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and is for sale here on craigslist just oozes ‘50’s cool. Thanks to Pat L for the tip! The Chrysler St. Regis was essentially a trim option for the New Yorker two-door hardtop and that’s the only St. Regis body style that was available.

What kind of engine does a 1955 Chrysler 331 Hemi have?

Starting under the hood, we find Chrysler’s “Hemi” V8 engine, displacing 331 CI and producing 250 HP. While the Hemi is the stuff of legend, this 331 was pretty tame, power wise, compared to the ‘60’s version or even the modern iteration. Still, for 1955, 250 HP was substantial.

What kind of engine does a 1960 Chrysler New Yorker have?

For 1960, New Yorker had unibody construction, the carry-over RB engine had an output of 350 hp (261 kW). Starting with 1960, all Chrysler models adopted the grille appearance from the Chrysler 300F. The rear bucket seats that were available on the performance model 300 were also offered on the New Yorker Custom coupe.

What kind of engine does a 1949 Chrysler New Yorker have?

The 1949 New Yorker used Chrysler Corporation’s new postwar body also shared by Dodge and DeSoto with ponton, three-box styling. The engine continued to be the 323.5-cid straight eight coupled to Fluid Drive and the Prestomatic four-speed semi-automatic.